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HVAC

 

HVAC/Electrical

The HVAC/Electrical program focuses on the install, service, or repair of heating and air conditioning systems in residences or commercial establishments. Students learn to work with a variety of equipment including: refrigeration, air conditioning, electric motors, heating units, heat pumps, hermetic compressors, light commercial furnaces, boilers, burners, intake and exhaust fans, economizers and humidifiers. Students also gain skills in the electrical field.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for qualified, well-educated HVAC technicians will grow 21 percent through 2022.

Practical Learning Experiences

In this program, you'll learn how to:

  • Install HVAC equipment
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems
  • Test electrical circuits
  • Tungsten inert gas welding (TIG)
  • Repair or replace defective equipment, components, or wiring.

 

Required Courses

Below are the career-technical classes offered during this two-year program. Students may also choose to add electives to their schedule.

Year One
Construction - Core and Sustainable Construction
Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Systems

Year Two
Heating and Cooling Systems
Residential Electrical Systems

Instructor

Stuart Hess

HVAC-E Instructor
Ohio Hi-Point Career Center


Industry Certifications

Coming soon.

College Partnerships

*Partnerships continue to evolve. Talk to the instructor for the most up-to-date partnerships and credit options.

Salary Potential

$43,060 (HVAC Technician)
$51,000 (Refrigeration Technician)
$70,000 (Mechanical Engineer)


CAREER TECHNICAL STUDENT ORGANIZATION

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center SkillsUSA